Local Maker Culture

Telling the stories behind the brands, and connecting you to local creative culture.

OUR GUIDE TO THE VENUE: MAKERSPACE NORTH

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Now in our fourth year, we understand the quirks of the venue (for those who have been to our markets, you know what I'm talking about!) and we want to make your visit to the Holiyay Craft Market as magical as possible. Believe us (and the thousands of shoppers that keep coming back)- its worth the two minute walk!

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OUR GUIDE TO THE VENUE: MAKERSPACE NORTH

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Now in our fourth year, we understand the quirks of the venue (for those who have been to our markets, you know what I'm talking about!) and we want to make your visit to the Holiyay Craft Market as magical as possible. Believe us (and the thousands of shoppers that keep coming back)- its worth the two minute walk!

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MAKER LIFE: Wildtree Ceramics

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

1. What can we expect from your brand this holiday season?
I've been obsessed with adding gold lustre to my pieces, so you can expect to see a lot of that on my jewellery and some new vases and candle holders I've been making. There's also lots of new ornaments this year including a cactus, llama and marijuana leaf.

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MAKER LIFE: Wildtree Ceramics

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

1. What can we expect from your brand this holiday season?
I've been obsessed with adding gold lustre to my pieces, so you can expect to see a lot of that on my jewellery and some new vases and candle holders I've been making. There's also lots of new ornaments this year including a cactus, llama and marijuana leaf.

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MAKER LIFE: Ask yo mother

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Ask yo mother offers chic made in Canada wall décor and holiday goods. Not only are the messages on point, the finishings on her pieces are nothing less than perfect. Alycia is joining us as a two day vendor for Holiyay, and you can also find her goods in our Preston st shop. 

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MAKER LIFE: Ask yo mother

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Ask yo mother offers chic made in Canada wall décor and holiday goods. Not only are the messages on point, the finishings on her pieces are nothing less than perfect. Alycia is joining us as a two day vendor for Holiyay, and you can also find her goods in our Preston st shop. 

Read more


MAKER LIFE: Hollow Clayworks

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hollow Clayworks is a duo of ladies that design earthy, yet chic pieces for everyday use. Learn about their side hustle, what inspires them and what they have in store for you foe the holiday season.

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MAKER LIFE: Hollow Clayworks

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Hollow Clayworks is a duo of ladies that design earthy, yet chic pieces for everyday use. Learn about their side hustle, what inspires them and what they have in store for you foe the holiday season.

Read more


MAKER LIFE: Petal + Pipe

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Meet the couple duo behind the new Ottawa candle company, Petal + Pipe. This couple joined the Freewheeling Craft Markets community in June, brining their unique products that blend masculine and feminine elements. Find out about their brand and when they will be at a Freewheeling Craft Market next.

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MAKER LIFE: Petal + Pipe

Posted by Amanda Cockburn on

Meet the couple duo behind the new Ottawa candle company, Petal + Pipe. This couple joined the Freewheeling Craft Markets community in June, brining their unique products that blend masculine and feminine elements. Find out about their brand and when they will be at a Freewheeling Craft Market next.

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